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Uploading photos
February 3, 2022
9:11 am
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February 2, 2022
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Hi Chris:


I am uploading Iphotos from my13 max pro iPhone to google photos. 

I’m have been able to upload 157.91 gb and now google photos is saying backup complete.  

I still have 813 photos and 57 videos to upload.  
In IPhotos it reads at the bottom uploading 639 items   Every so often it will upload a video and then is backup complete again.   

Thank you! 

February 3, 2022
12:48 pm
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It does take time, and you may need to keep fiddling, and checking.

You say, “In IPhotos it reads at the bottom uploading 639 items” I just want to make sure you realize that iPhotos is uploading to Apple’s iCloud, whereas Google Photos is uploading to Google’s cloud. Those are two completely separate things. 

The best way to see if all your photos got uploaded to Google is to use your computer, go to Photos.Google.com and sign in with the same Google Account you used on the phone. You should see all your photos there. The most recent are on top, scroll down thru the years and spot-check to see if they’re all there. There is no total count anywhere, unfortunately.

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